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  1. Venture Capital: 28%
  2. Business: 28%
  3. Life Sciences: 16%
  4. Public Finance: 14%
  5. M & A: 14%

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Perkins Coie

1201 3rd Ave
Suite 4800
Seattle, WA, 98101-3266


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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Washington's Super LawyersWashington Law & Politics Magazine2005
ListedBest Lawyers in AmericaN/A
Association namePosition nameDuration
Washington State Bar Association, Corporate Act Revision CommitteeMemberN/A
Publication nameTitleDate
Bloomberg Law ReportsGreen Policies: Understanding and Addressing Compliance Risks2009
Washington State Bar Association Business Law Section Newsletter, Vol. 30, No. 12007 Amendments to the Washington Business Corporation Act2008
Matthew Bender publicationWashington Business Entities: Law and Forms, Second Edition2006
Corporate Governance AdvisorNYSE Amends Proposals Regarding Director "Independence"2003
National Law JournalSEC Acts on Selective Disclosures2003
WSBA Business Law Section NewsletterReform Tsunami: Congress The SEC and the Stock Exchanges Attempt to Tame Corporate Disclosure Abuses and Corporate Governance Problems2002
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California, Hastings College of the LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1990
Washington State UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1986
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
SEC Hot Topics InstituteProxy Season Review and 2009 Look Forward2008
CFO RoundtablePresenting on 2008 Proxy Issues2008
Private Equity & Mezzanine Debt Financing SeminarRole of Directors2006
Washington's Annual Corporate and Securities Law Update SeminarCorporate Law Update2005
Venture Capital Financing SeminarRaising the IPO Bard: Impact of Sarbanes-Oxley and Related Initiatives on Companies Going Public2004
Corporate Governance and Responsibility SeminarThe Role of Lead Directors and Non-Executive Chairs2002
2000 WSBA Business Law Section Midyear Meeting and Seminar / Seattle, WATechnology Acquisition Transactions2000